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Men more prone to infertility due to less sleep: Experts

Men more prone to infertility due to less sleep: Experts

Men are more likely to have infertility with less sleep than women, said IVF experts on Thursday.

Failed pregnancy through IVF may elevate risk of heart disease in women

Failed pregnancy through IVF may elevate risk of heart disease in women

For the study, published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, the team looked at data on 28,442 women under age 50 who underwent fertility therapy in Ontario.

This new study may lead to new standard of IVF care

This new study may lead to new standard of IVF care

A new study may pave the way to new standard of care for women who undergo in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment.

Karan Johar embraces fatherhood through surrogacy: Know all about the practice, its risks and legalities

Karan Johar embraces fatherhood through surrogacy: Know all about the practice, its risks and legalities

Johar's decision came at a time when surrogacy has been in the grey legal area in India.

This is the reason behind increased rate of miscarriage among women undergoing IVF - Read

This is the reason behind increased rate of miscarriage among women undergoing IVF - Read

The study has found that daylight savings time (DST) - turning the clock ahead as warmer weather approaches and back as it becomes colder again - increases the rate of miscarriage.

Farah Khan encourages couples who can't conceive to opt for IVF; calls it a 'blessing'

Farah Khan encourages couples who can't conceive to opt for IVF; calls it a 'blessing'

The 52-year-old in association with Merck, pioneers in treatment of infertility, recently released a video for the cause.

UK gives go-ahead to three-parent fertilisation to avoid incurable inherited diseases

UK gives go-ahead to three-parent fertilisation to avoid incurable inherited diseases

The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority gave the green light to the treatment using DNA from three progenitors (two women, one man) to prevent children being born with deadly genetic illnesses, EFE news reported.

Stress hormone in hair can predict IVF success, says study

A study conducted by Indian-origin researcher found that elevated levels of 'stress hormone' cortisol measured in hair can predict success rate of conceiving through In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF).

Bill lacks clarity on altruistic surrogacy, says author Pinki Virani

The book, dealing with commercial surrogacy, egg-trafficking and in-vitro fertilisation, published by Penguin Random House, assumes significance as it comes close on the heels of the Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill 2016, approved by the cabinet in August.

Aamir Khan talks about baby Azad, and how IVF surrogacy made him a happy parent! Read full story

Aamir Khan talks about baby Azad, and how IVF surrogacy made him a happy parent! Read full story

Bollywood's Mr Perfectionist Aamir Khan is known for speaking his mind and not shying away from addressing crucial issues in the country. The superstar, who was recently present at the launch of a fertility clinic along with filmmaker Kiran Rao in Mumbai opened up on having a baby through IVF surrogacy and how baby Azad changed his life.

Mother at 63! Australia's oldest first-time mom gives birth to a baby girl

As per reports, the woman, whose identity has not been revealed and got pregnant with the help of IVF, delivered the baby at 34 weeks through a caesarean section.

Scientists produce rare wood bison calves through IVF

Scientists produce rare wood bison calves through IVF

In a first, Canadian veterinary researchers have successfully produced three wood bison calves using in vitro fertilisation.

Justin Timberlake, Jessica Biel plan second baby through IVF?

Justin Timberlake, Jessica Biel plan second baby through IVF?

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel are reportedly ready for a second baby and planning to conceive another child through in vitro fertilization treatment (IVF).

IVF giant Bourn Hall to open 6 new centres in India

The announcement was made during a conference organised by Bourn Hall Clinic here for the Indian IVF specialists over the new technologies being used worldwide for the medical process.

Chinese woman gives birth to a baby girl from embryo frozen 18 years ago

The infant weighing 3,300 gm, was born in Jiangsu province on Monday. 

Meet this septuagenarian couple who become first-time parents via IVF!

After 46 years of her marriage and about 20 years after her menopause, 72-year-old Daljinder Kaur succesfully delivered a healthy baby boy, Arman Singh, on April 19, 2016.

What your parents eat can affect your health: Study

In a recent study researchers used mice that had become obese and had developed type 2 diabetes due to a high-fat diet and then obtained their offspring solely through in vitro fertilisation (IVF) from isolated oocytes and sperm, so that changes in the offspring could only be passed on via these cells.

India's first test tube baby now a mother!

India's first test tube baby now a mother!

As per Mid- Day reports, Dr Hinduja confirmed that both mother and child are in good condition.

Gangaram hospital first in India to perform IVF from parents with translocation defects

A translocation defect is a genetic defect in the structural arrangements of chromosomes, which interferes in the production of normal eggs and sperms, leading to repeated abortions. 

Eating soy may help women undergoing IVF

Researchers wanted to examine further this association between BPA exposure and IVF success, and what part diet may play in a link between the two.